Middle/ Upper School Tutor


Davidson Day School is a diverse independent school that cultivates academic excellence through collaboration, creativity, and character development.  Each student is offered an active, challenging learning environment through our broad array of programs.  We have approximately 530 students from 2-year-old through 12th grade and are located in Davidson, North Carolina.

We are seeking a Middle/ Upper School Tutor for the 2018-19 academic year with afternoon availability.  This position will report directly to the Director of the Learning and Enrichment Center of Davidson Day School.

Responsibilities:
  • Provide one-on-one tutoring to students of Davidson Day School through the Learning and Enrichment Center during school hours based on demand
  • Assist students in improving academic achievement by meeting with them on a regular basis to clarify learning weaknesses and strengthen study skills
  • Assist students with reviewing class material, discussing text, predicting test questions, brainstorming ideas for papers, or other solutions as needed
  • Collaborate with classroom teachers to further student improvement
  • Communicate with parents as needed regarding student progress
  • Meet guidelines regarding record keeping duties
  • Attend and contribute to faculty and departmental meetings as necessary
Qualifications:
  • Prior teaching or tutoring experience preferred but not required
  • Passion for working with Middle and Upper School students
  • Ability and desire to work collaboratively
  • Strong communication skills and professionalism
  • Organized and reliable
 
If you are interested in this position, please send your resume and cover letter to hr@davidsonday.org.  Please note that reference checks, a background check, and a drug test are all pre-employment requirements.
 
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School Information

750 Jetton Street
Davidson, NC 28036
[P] 704-237-5200   [F] 704-896-5535
DAVIDSON DAY SCHOOL
An Independent Day School educating students 2 years old through 12th grade
CREATIVITY  ~ COLLABORATION  ~ CHARACTER DEVELOPMENT